Born 15 February 1947
Parents: Ernest John, machinery fitter, and Jean Hastings
Marriage: 22 Dec 1967 Carole Anne Rowe; 1s. 1d. Divorced.
Occupation: Television announcer and secretary
Religion: Uniting Church
Education: White Hills State School, Bendigo Junior Technical College, Bendigo High School
Career: Television announcer BCV-8 1964-1969; secretary Bendigo and District Tourist Association 1967-1971, Bendigo Development committee 1970-1973; director Bendigo Trust 1972- , chairman 1979-98; member White Hills Technical College Council 1970-1974, Bendigo College of Advanced Education Council 1974-1977; director Eaglehawk Co-operative Housing Society 1974-94; chairman Shamrock Hotel Advisory committee 1975-1981, Bendigo Premier Town Advisory committee 1983-84; director and general manager Bendigo Brick Pty Ltd., 1983-90. Director & Manager, Crestel Pty. Ltd., 1991-94. Proprietor, Bendigo Modern Press since 1992. Director, Bendigo Publishing Pty. Ltd., since 1997. Bendigo city councillor 1969-1970, 1993-94. Councillor since 1996, Mayor 1999-2000, City of Greater Bendigo.
Party: Liberal Party
Party Note: President Bendigo branch 1982-1984
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Bendigo||19 May 1973||2 April 1982||Defeated|
Appointments: Trustee Cos Bill committee 1973-1974. Public Servants Ethical Conduct committee 1974-1976. Conservation of Energy Resources committee 1976-1982. House committee 1979-1982.
*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.